498. Ernest A.6 Birdwell (William B.5, George Washington4, Moses3, George2, Original American1) (#22844) was born in Tx about 1852.

He married twice. He married Lou Ellen Clifford. (Lou Ellen Clifford is #24965.) Lou was born 1857. Lou was the daughter of Nasa Meek Clifford, Sr. and Eliza Jane Birdwell. Lou became the mother of Sarah Birdwell about 1874. At 18 years of age Lou became the mother of Ida Melinda Birdwell 3 Aug 1875. Lou became the mother of Mary Birdwell about 1876. Lou became the mother of Minnie Birdwell about 1878. Lou became the mother of Margaret Birdwell about 1880. Lou became the mother of James Henry Birdwell about 1882. Lou became the mother of Mattie Birdwell about 1884. Lou became the mother of Maude Birdwell about 1890. At 36 years of age Lou became the mother of W. Clifford Birdwell in Coleman, Coleman Co., Tx, 13 Apr 1894. He married Ada Haley. (Ada Haley is #22848.)

Ernest became the father of Sarah Birdwell about 1874. At 23 years of age Ernest became the father of Ida Melinda Birdwell 3 Aug 1875. Ernest became the father of Mary Birdwell about 1876. Ernest became the father of Minnie Birdwell about 1878. Ernest became the father of Margaret Birdwell about 1880. Ernest became the father of James Henry Birdwell about 1882. Ernest became the father of Mattie Birdwell about 1884. Ernest became the father of Maude Birdwell about 1890. At 41 years of age Ernest became the father of W. Clifford Birdwell in Coleman, Coleman Co., Tx, 13 Apr 1894. Ernest E. Birdwell of Ferris, TX said in a letter written in 1977 to Aggie Birdwell, that this is his Grandfather

Ernest A. Birdwell and Lou Ellen Clifford had the following children:

child 823 i. Sarah7 Birdwell (#22849) was born about 1874. She married I. L. Beard. (I. L. Beard is #22850.) (See I. L. Beard for the continuation of this line.)

child 824 ii. Ida Melinda Birdwell (#22856) was born 3 Aug 1875. Ida died 20 Apr 1926 in Sterling City, Sterling, Tx, at 50 years of age. She married twice. She married John Robert Cope. (John Robert Cope is #22857.) John was born 14 Nov 1868. John died 29 Nov 1916 in Sterling City, Sterling, Tx, at 48 years of age. John became the father of Jeanette Cope in Coleman, Coleman Co., Tx. At 25 years of age John became the father of Ernestine Cope in Coleman, Coleman Co., Tx, 1894. At 29 years of age John became the father of Johnie Cope in Coleman, Coleman Co., Tx, 8 Jun 1898. At 31 years of age John became the father of William Early Cope in Sterling Creek, Sterling, Tx, 4 Nov 1900. At 33 years of age John became the father of Herbert Leon Cope in Sterling Creek, Sterling, Tx, 27 Mar 1902. At 36 years of age John became the father of John Ida Cope in Sterling Creek, Sterling, Tx, 12 Oct 1905. At 42 years of age John became the father of Robert LLoyd Cope in Sterling Creek, Sterling, Tx, 16 Oct 1911. (See John Robert Cope for the continuation of this line.) She married Unknown Robertson. (Unknown Robertson is #22858.)

Ida became the mother of Jeanette Cope in Coleman, Coleman Co., Tx. At 18 years of age Ida became the mother of Ernestine Cope in Coleman, Coleman Co., Tx, 1894. At 22 years of age Ida became the mother of Johnie Cope in Coleman, Coleman Co., Tx, 8 Jun 1898. At 25 years of age Ida became the mother of William Early Cope in Sterling Creek, Sterling, Tx, 4 Nov 1900. At 26 years of age Ida became the mother of Herbert Leon Cope in Sterling Creek, Sterling, Tx, 27 Mar 1902. At 30 years of age Ida became the mother of John Ida Cope in Sterling Creek, Sterling, Tx, 12 Oct 1905. At 36 years of age Ida became the mother of Robert LLoyd Cope in Sterling Creek, Sterling, Tx, 16 Oct 1911. Feb 12m 1993, recieved phone call from Cathryn Cope Kessler who is Ida Melinda Birdwell's grandaughter, she lives at H.C 64 Box 104, Big Lake, TX 76932, phone (915)884-6852. In March of 1993, she furnished IdaMelinda's B/D and D/D and 2 Generations of Cope's down to Cathryn Kessler she furtherthat Ida Melinda was a Methodist and moved to Sterling Co. in 1899.

child 825 iii. Mary Birdwell (#22877) was born about 1876.

child 826 iv. Minnie Birdwell (#22878) was born about 1878. She married J. T. Burroughs in Sweetwater, Tx. (J. T. Burroughs is #22879.)

child 827 v. Margaret Birdwell (#22880) was born about 1880. She married Unknown Mitchell. (Unknown Mitchell is #22881.)

child + 828 vi. James Henry Birdwell was born about 1882.

child 829 vii. Mattie Birdwell (#22900) was born about 1884. She married E. L. Yeats Rev. (E. L. Yeats Rev. is #22901.) (See E. L. Yeats Rev. for the continuation of this line.)

child 830 viii. Maude Birdwell (#22904) was born about 1890.

child + 831 ix. W. Clifford Birdwell was born 13 Apr 1894.

horizontal rule

email graphic Send email to preparer: doc@arksupplies.com

Table of Contents graphic Return to Table of Contents or Index

Go to Next Page GraphicGo to Next Page

Go to Previous Page GraphicGo to Previous Page